W32/Shellcode.QIV!exploit is classified as an exploit.
An exploit is a malicious program that takes advantage of a software vulnerability that may enable a remote attacker to gain access to the targeted system.
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- Make sure that your FortiGate/FortiClient system is using the latest AV database.
- Quarantine/delete files that are detected and replace infected files with clean backup copies.